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This color postcard features the bell tower side of a church as seen from the street. A house with shrubs and landscaping is depicted to the left of the church. The title along the top of the card reads "Main Street Methodist Church, Hattiesburg, Miss." The back of the postcard identifies the item as a postcard and provides indication for correspondence and address placement. A green one cent postage stamp is placed in the upper right corner and the card is postmarked Hattiesburg, Mississippi, April 3, 1916. The card is inscribed and is addressed to Mrs. D. C. Parshall in Cimaron, Kansas.
Hattiesburg, Miss. 4/13/16 Dear Tussie:-I am singing at Court St. church here, and may sing later at the church on this card. I came down here last Monday and will be here until Friday. How are you all? I hope you are all well and that you will get along well this year. We will send you some pictures of the children and ourselves soon. Love to all. James
S. H. Kress and Co.
Postcards; Methodist church buildings; Hattiesburg, MS
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Hattiesburg Sub-Collection
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